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here. >> alec's domination of arizona proved too much for state representative steve farley. >> i just want to emphasize it's fine for corporations to be involved in the process. corporations have the right to present their arguments, but they don't have the right to do it secretly. they don't have the right to lobby people and not register as lobbyists. they don't have the right to take people away on trips, convince them of it, send them back here, and then nobody has seen what's gone on and how that legislator had gotten that idea and where is it coming from. >> farley has introduced a bill to force legislators to disclose their alec ties, just as the law already requires them to do with any lobbyist. >> all i'm asking in the alec accountability act is to make sure that all of those expenses are reported as if they are lobbying expenses and all those gifts that legislators received are reported as if they're receiving gifts from lobbyists. so the public can find out and make up their own minds about who is influencing what. >> steve farley's bill has gone nowhere. alec, on the other
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. >> it proved too much for state representative steve farley. >> it is fine for corporations to be involved in the process. they have the right to present their arguments. they don't have the right to do it secretly or to lobby people and not registered lobbyists. they do not have the right to take people away on trips, convince them, send them back here and nobody has seen how the legislator has got the idea and where it has come from. >> his introduced a bill to force legislators to disclose their alec tis, just as the law already requires them to do with any lobbyists. >> all i am asking is to make sure all of those expenses are reported as if they are lobbying expenses, gives legislators received are reported as gifts. so the public can make up their own minds about who is influencing what. his bill has gone nowhere. alec is still everywhere, still hiding in plain sight. watch for it coming soon to a state house near you. >> "the united states of alec" this special report by bill moyers and will air this weekend on moyers and company. this is "democracy now!," democracynow.org, the war
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